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Shows in April

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical

Aldwych Theatre Open Run

One of the most impressive musicals I have ever seen

Tina The Tina Turner Musical, Aldwych Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Biographical musicals are all the rage both on Broadway and in the West End. One of the best is this phenomenal extravaganza based on the life of iconic songstress Tina Turner. With Mamma Mia and The Iron...

Everybody's Talking About Jamie

Apollo Theatre Open Run

Fabulous, fresh and enormously fun homegrown musical

Everybodys Talking About Jamie, Apollo Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

When this exuberant new musical from The Feeling's Dan Gillespie Sells and writer Tom MacRae premiered at the Sheffield Crucible in 2017, it became an instant success with both audiences and critics. Based...

The Doctor

Duke of Yorks Theatre Apr 20 - Jul 11, 2020

An astonishing, gripping evening

The Doctor, Duke of Yorks Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Ending his tenure as the Almedia's Associate Director, Robert Icke has once again created gold through his own brand of theatrical alchemy in this blazing play starring Juliet Stevenson, transferring into...

Uncle Vanya

Harold Pinter Theatre Until May 2, 2020

Ian Rickson's exquisite production is enlivened with expertly weighted humour and a modern beat

Uncle Vanya, Harold Pinter Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

If you thought your family reunions were tough, spare a thought for Vanya, whose life is turned upside down by the appearance of his late sister's husband and his glamorous new wife. Interrupting his daily...

Les Miserables

Sondheim Theatre Open Run

Perfect theatre, in a perfect theatre

Les Miserables, Sondheim Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Over 70 million people have enjoyed this spectacular adaptation of Victor Hugo's masterpiece since it premiered on the West End in 1985. Now let Les Miserables sweep you too through its epic tale of passion...

Upstart Crow

Gielgud Theatre Until Apr 25, 2020

The most consistently funny and expertly staged comedy since Richard Bean's One Man, Two Guvnors

Upstart Crow, Gielgud Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Forsooth! Direct thine eyeballs hither and rejoice in the knowledge of this all-new theatrical spectacular, starring comedian, actor, and panel show veteran David Mitchell in his West End debut. Reprising...

Come From Away

Phoenix Theatre Open Run

it takes all of ten seconds to be in its generous embrace...It calls for quicksilver, charismatic acting and singing. It gets it from this versatile cast. It's an evening that, frankly, gets everything right.

Come From Away, Phoenix Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Also playing on Broadway and in Toronto, this touching musical celebrating the strength of human compassion is now inspiring audiences in the West End. Created by Canadian husband and wife team Irene Snakoff...

& Juliet

Shaftesbury Theatre Open Run

Fantastic new musical

 Juliet, Shaftesbury Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

If you've been waiting for a musical that features the hits of Britney Spears, The Backstreet Boys and The Weeknd, then your day is finally here! & Juliet, a brand new musical which features songs by extraordinaire...

Mary Poppins

Prince Edward Theatre Until Jul 26, 2020

...a rapturous delight

Mary Poppins, Prince Edward Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Everyone's favourite governess has landed in London for another magical run in the West End! Join Mary Poppins, Bert, Jane and Michael as the wonderful story of Mary Poppins comes back to life on stage!...

Mamma Mia!

Novello Theatre Open Run

Sheer enjoyablility... a 5-STAR experience!

Mamma Mia, Novello Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Soon-to-be-married Sophie is desperate to find her father to walk her down the aisle; unfortunately, her mother Donna has no idea who it is! After discovering three possible candidates in her mother's...

Leopoldstadt

Wyndhams Theatre Until May 16, 2020

Tom Stoppard delivers an unforgettable... play from the heart

Leopoldstadt, Wyndhams Theatre, Edinburgh
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

At the sprightly age of 81, Tom Stoppard is back with this brand new play, Leopoldstadt. Touted as the playwright's most personal work to date, Leopoldstadt is a look at the titular old Jewish Quater in...

Book of Mormon

Prince of Wales Theatre Open Run

The most cryingly good night out to have come along for years!

Book of Mormon, Prince of Wales Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

'The greatest time of a Mormon kid's life is his mission,' sings Elder Kevin Price, but things are not as the handsome and pious Elder Price predicted when he's sent to...UGANDA! From Trey Parker and Matt...

The Play That Goes Wrong

Duchess Theatre Open Run

Immaculately staged... roused even a staid matinee audience to hysterics

The Play That Goes Wrong, Duchess Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Now eyeing nearly half a decade in the West End, Mischief Theater's bonkers theatrical farce is one of the capital's most consistent audience favourites. The original production from the company, discover...

Six

Arts Theatre Open Run

This is quite the most uplifting piece of new British musical theatre I have ever had the privilege to watch

Six, Arts Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

The Queens are back for 2019 with five Olivier award nominations! Henry the VIII's hunt for an heir and his love of beheadings has made him one of the most famous monarchs in Britain's history, with the...

Matilda The Musical

Cambridge Theatre Open Run

Easily the standout musical of the decade!

Matilda The Musical, Cambridge Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Matilda, Roald Dahl's much-loved classic of an extraordinary child with magical powers, is given the musical treatment by the combined talents of Tim Minchin and the Royal Shakespeare Company. Winner of...

Dear Evan Hansen

Noel Coward Theatre Open Run

A superb, unmissable musical

Dear Evan Hansen, Noel Coward Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

After much speculation and rumour, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, Broadway's latest smash hit musical, is now playing in London's West End. Telling the story of troubled teen Evan, the six-time Tony-winning musical...

Waitress

Adelphi Theatre Until Jul 4, 2020

This show is the real deal

Waitress, Adelphi Theatre, Edinburgh
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

Broadway's sweetest treat has arrived, bringing its delicious confection of peppy songs, romance, and dramedy to the Adelphi Theatre! Adapted by Jessie Nelson from the beloved 2007 indie film by Adrienne...

Wicked

Apollo Victoria Theatre Open Run

Wicked will entrance every generation in wonder, wit and suspense

Wicked, Apollo Victoria Theatre, Edinburgh
4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating

The subversive and downright twisty hit musical follows two unlikely friends and how they become the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good Witch of the South. Based on Gregory Maguire's best-selling...

Phantom of the Opera

Her Majestys Theatre Open Run

After more than 32 years in the West End, The Phantom of the Opera continues to sound marvellous.

Phantom of the Opera, Her Majestys Theatre, Edinburgh
4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating

Andrew Lloyd Webber's romantic musical is based on Gaston Leroux's gothic novel of life beneath the stage of the Paris Opera House. A mysterious masked Phantom becomes obsessed with Christine Daae, the...

Lion King

Lyceum Theatre Open Run

A wonderful, wonderful musical. It will touch a deep chord in anybody

Lion King, Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh
4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating

This vastly successful re-imagining of Disney's 1994 continues to conquer after nearly two decades at the Lyceum theatre. Conjuring up the African savannah in all its grand, majestic beauty, using elaborate...

Only Fools and Horses - The Musical

Theatre Royal Haymarket Until Jun 27, 2020

Loving, lively homage is an unashamedly British night out

Only Fools and Horses The Musical, Theatre Royal Haymarket, Edinburgh
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

After quite a few years since we bid farewell to Del Boy, Rodney and the gang from Peckham, the disaster-prone fortune finders are back, but this time in a brand new stage musical! Based on the hit TV...

Thriller - Live

Lyric Theatre Until Apr 26, 2020

A glitzy concert of song and dance...a great night out.

Thriller Live, Lyric Theatre, Edinburgh
3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating

Thriller - Live is an uplifting, feelgood show with the incredible choreography and sensational songs of Michael Jackson that everyone knows and loves. High production values, a large company on stage...

Be More Chill

The Other Palace Until Jun 14, 2020

glorious misfit musical for the age of oddballs

Be More Chill, The Other Palace, Edinburgh
3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating

Hot off the back of an awesome Broadway run the unassuming musical hit Be More Chill has arrived in London for its UK premiere! The American cult classic of the last half-decade, Joe Iconis and Joe Tracz's...

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

Criterion Theatre Until May 3, 2020

It's not what could go wrong; more a question of what could go right!

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery, Criterion Theatre, Edinburgh
3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating

Not content with dominating the West End with their mega-hit madcap romp The Play That Goes Wrong, Mischief Theatre bring us a criminally fun show, The Comedy About A Bank Robbery, dispelling any myths...

9 to 5

Savoy Theatre Until Apr 4, 2020

slick and stylish

9 to 5, Savoy Theatre, Edinburgh
3 star rating3 star rating3 star rating

Fire up your fax machines and get tapping at those typewriters! Dolly Parton's delightfully barmy musical adaptation of the hit 1980 revenge caper has hit the West End! Starring Caroline Sheen, Bonnie...

Magic Goes Wrong

Vaudeville Theatre Open Run

Funny and entertaining...fusion of magic and comedy from Mischief Theatre

Magic Goes Wrong, Vaudeville Theatre, Edinburgh
3 star rating3 star rating3 star rating

From the minds behind The Play That Goes Wrong and The Comedy About A Bank Robbery comes a brand new, and disaster-prone, magic show! Co-created between the world's most iconic magical duo Penn & Teller...

The Prince of Egypt

Dominion Theatre Open Run

Moses' story told in good faith and with blistering bible-belters

The Prince of Egypt, Dominion Theatre, Edinburgh
3 star rating3 star rating3 star rating

DreamWorks' 1998 smash hit movie The Prince of Egypt is finally in London! Based on the biblical story of Moses, The Prince of Egypt features songs by musical extraordinaire Stephen Schwartz, direction...

The Mousetrap

St Martins Theatre Open Run

The longest running show in the West End

The Mousetrap, St Martins Theatre, Edinburgh
3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating3.5 star rating

In 1952, Agatha Christie's sprawling and intricate new whodunnit, The Mousetrap (based on her radio play, Three Blind Mice), opened in the West End on a very strict condition; no one was to ever give away...

Madam Butterfly

London Palladium Apr 17, 2020

Still one of the most beautiful shows in town

Madam Butterfly, London Palladium, Edinburgh
4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating4.5 star rating

The late Anthony Minghella left behind him an enduring legacy of work, of which this piece is one of the highlights. Drawing upon his Oscar winning work in film, this adaptation of Puccini?s tragic tale...

The Woman in Black

Fortune Theatre Open Run

One of the most brilliantly effective spine-chillers you will ever encounter

The Woman in Black, Fortune Theatre, Edinburgh
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

Celebrating 30 years of frightening audiences in the West End, the spine-chilling adaptation of Susan Hill's gothic novella The Woman in Black, is set as a play within a play. Elderly Arthur Kipps retells...

Sister Act

Venue To Be Confirmed Open Run

It's time to raise your voice as Sister Act returns to London!

Sister Act, Venue To Be Confirmed, Edinburgh

The gloriously joyous Sister Act returns to take us to heaven once again as it comes back to London in 2020. Hollywood legend Whoopi Goldberg will reprise her Golden Globe-nominated turn as sassy songstress...

Pretty Woman

Piccadilly Theatre Open Run

The iconic Rom-Com gets a 21st Century musical adaptation!

Pretty Woman, Piccadilly Theatre, Edinburgh

Pretty Woman is walking down the street to London's West End in 2020! With music by 90s icon Bryan Adams and a book by Garry Marshall and J.F Lawton the brand new musical adaptation has wowed audiences...

The Seagull

Playhouse Theatre Mar 11 - May 30, 2020

WEe need the theatre, couldn't, couldn't do without it. Could we?

The Seagull, Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh

Yet another star swaps Westeros for the West End as Emilia Clarke makes her debut in this brand new production of Chekhov's 1895 masterwork. Adapted by Anya Reiss and directed by Jamie Lloyd as part of...

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child

Palace Theatre Open Run

So this is Dickens, with magic. It's the real deal, live in front of you, so much better than any film could be.

Harry Potter And The Cursed Child, Palace Theatre, Edinburgh

Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a new play by Jack Thorne. It is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first...

To Kill A Mockingbird

Venue To Be Confirmed Apr 1 - 19, 2020

This is theatrical storytelling so assured and involving it's hard to imagine anyone not being mesmerized.

To Kill A Mockingbird, Venue To Be Confirmed, Edinburgh

Storming onto Broadway in late 2018 Aaron Sorkin's acclaimed adaptation of To Kill A Mockingbird heads to London in May! Adapted from the classic Harper Lee novel the production wowed Broadway's critics,...

City of Angels

Garrick Theatre Mar 6 - Sep 5, 2020

ingenious, stupendous revival

City of Angels, Garrick Theatre, Edinburgh

Five years since its revolutionary and Olivier award-winning run at the Donmar Warehouse Josie Rourke's scintillating revival of City of Angels will head to the West End in March. Originally written by...

Hairspray

London Coliseum Apr 23 - Jul 19, 2020

Start backcombing your 'do, Hairspray is on the way!

Hairspray, London Coliseum, Edinburgh

Good morning Baltimore! It's time to tease your barnets as the beloved hit Hairspray returns to the West End in 2020! Starring good old Michael Ball as Edna Turnblad (reprising his Olivier Award-winning...

Blithe Spirit

Duke of Yorks Theatre Mar 5 - Apr 11, 2020

Absolutely fabulous... comic gold

Blithe Spirit, Duke of Yorks Theatre, Edinburgh

TV legend Jennifer Saunders returns to the stage as a quirky medium in Noel Cowards iconic comedy, Blithe Spirit. After thrilling audiences at the Theatre Royal Bath last summer, the Richard Eyre helmed...

Sleepless

Troubadour Wembley Mar 24 - May 3, 2020

The iconic nineties movie is reincarnated as a new musical!

Sleepless, Troubadour Wembley, Edinburgh

London gets a taste of Seattle when this new musical adaptation of Nora Ephron's iconic nineties romance movie arrives in March. Following years of speculation, Sleepless will receive its world premiere...

Baby Reindeer

Ambassadors Theatre Apr 2 - May 2, 2020

a courageous, compelling and deeply affecting performance

Baby Reindeer, Ambassadors Theatre, Edinburgh

What began with an off-hand kind gesture to a lonely looking customer at his pub soon sent comedian Richard Gadd's world into a tailspin, becoming a seven-year ordeal at the hands of a dangerously obsessive...

Austentatious

Fortune Theatre Open Run

winning and enthusiastic performances. The audience applause between scenes is politely anticipatory of what might be next. By the end, it is rapturous.

Austentatious, Fortune Theatre, Edinburgh

It is a truth universally acknowledged that when one's creative output captivates across the centuries, an improv show will capitalise on it. After becoming one of the biggest draws of the Edinburgh Fringe...

Burn the Floor

London Palladium Apr 5, 2020

It will have you leaping out of your seat to join in

Burn the Floor, London Palladium, Edinburgh

Following last year's sell-out success, this five-star production is returning with a brand new show. Strictly's Kevin Clifton is ready to tear up the dancefloor once again, but this time he'll also be...

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Apr 27 - Oct 7, 2020

'Gentles, perchance you wonder at this show. But wonder on, till 'truth make all things plain.'

A Midsummer Nights Dream, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, Edinburgh

When the fairy King and Queen quarrel, no one is safe from their fervour, setting the scene for a witty and vibrant comedy of romance, mischief and magic that enchant audiences of all ages from the first...

My First Ballet: Cinderella

Peacock Theatre Apr 9 - 18, 2020

A gorgeous treat for kids and parents

My First Ballet Cinderella, Peacock Theatre, Edinburgh

The English National Ballet and the English National Ballet are back with their critically acclaimed series for children, this time presenting the most beloved fairytale of all time; Cinderella. Specially...

Antony and Cleopatra

National Theatre, Olivier Open Run

Antony and Cleopatra, National Theatre Olivier, Edinburgh

Romeo and Juliet

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Apr 14 - Jul 12, 2020

One fairer than my love! The all-seeing sun Ne'er saw her match since first the world begun.

Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeares Globe Theatre, Edinburgh

A must-see for Bard fans, the most iconic of Shakespeare's romantic tragedies returns to the Tudor-esque Globe Theatre during Olivier Award-winning theatremaker Michelle Terry's second season at the iconic...

Indecent

Menier Chocolate Factory Mar 13 - May 9, 2020

It's a fierce ensemble piece that celebrates the life-altering, life-saving power of the theater

Indecent, Menier Chocolate Factory, Edinburgh

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel's latest incendiary work lit up the Great White Way in 2017, winning two Tonys for its incredible elegy to another landmark work of modern drama. Directed...

The Croft

Richmond Theatre Mar 31 - Apr 4, 2020

A Killer Thriller to knock em dead...By the end I was jumping out of my skin at every bump and every owl-hoot.

The Croft, Richmond Theatre, Edinburgh

The Original Theatre Company presents the world premiere of Ali Milles' star-studded thriller The Croft, running at the Richmond Theatre this spring. Starring stage and screen regulars Gwen Taylor (Coronation...

Drag Live at the London Coliseum

London Coliseum Apr 5, 2020

Ferocious lip-syncs, fabulous outfits and fierce drag females await!

Drag Live at the London Coliseum, London Coliseum, Edinburgh

For the first time ever, the London Coliseum is set to stage a hotly anticipated, one-night-only Drag show and it's about time too! The dazzling display of drag divas features none other than Ru Paul Drag...

The Glee Club

Kiln Theatre Until Jun 27, 2020

...a ribald, touching, song-filled play by Richard Cameron that, even though it has echoes of Billy Roche's The Cavalcaders and Peter Gill's The York Realist, still possesses its own authentic voice.

The Glee Club, Kiln Theatre, Edinburgh

Written by Northern theatremaker Richard Cameron, who deftly explores themes of post-industrial society and the working class in his works, The Glee Club won much critical acclaim upon its debut in 2002....

Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace Open Run

Henry VIII's epic palace!

Hampton Court Palace, Hampton Court Palace, Edinburgh

This huge red-brick palace sprawls in lush green grounds of Surrey and was Henry VIII's favourite dwelling in all of England! The grand rooms are fit for a king, decorated with paintings, velvet drapes...

The Marriage of Figaro

London Coliseum Mar 14 - Apr 18, 2020

A thoroughly enjoyable evening

The Marriage of Figaro, London Coliseum, Edinburgh

English National Opera will once again present The Marriage Of Figaro, but this time its an all new production from the mind of up and coming British theatermaker Joe Hill-Gibbins. Mozart's most enduring...

Shook

Trafalgar Studios 2 Apr 8 - 14, 2020

Bailey's remarkably accomplished debut [is an] excellent production [with] a fantastic cast...there's a palpable sense that he's a major talent to be reckoned with.

Shook, Trafalgar Studios 2, Edinburgh

The 2019 winner of the prestigious Papatango New Writing Prize, up and coming theatremaker Sam Bailey's Shook received much critical acclaim during its run at the Southwark Theatre the same year. The poignant...

Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace Open Run

What was once a stuffy and frustrating member of the Historic Royal Palaces to visit is now accessible, lively, intriguing and very, very modern.

Kensington Palace, Kensington Palace, Edinburgh

Kensington Palace is synonymous with the generations of stylish royal women who have called it their home: where Queen Victoria was born and raised; Queens Mary, Anne and Caroline held court; and the royal...

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Charing Cross Theatre Mar 21 - May 16, 2020

The show's a ton of fun even if you can't tell your 'Seagull' from your 'Uncle Vanya.'

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Charing Cross Theatre, Edinburgh

British stage and screen icon Janie Dee proudly presents the inaugural year of the London Climate Change Festival in collaboration with Charing Cross Theatre. Alongside displays, Q&A sessions with scientists,...

Tower of London

Tower of London Open Run

Step back in time!

Tower of London, Tower of London, Edinburgh

Step back in history to experience life in the Middle Ages, at the most famous of Britain's fortresses and places of execution, as well as the home of the Crown Jewels. You can choose to take a guided...

On Blueberry Hill

Trafalgar Studios 1 Mar 5 - May 16, 2020

Beautiful" and "Mesmerising"

On Blueberry Hill, Trafalgar Studios 1, Edinburgh

Following critically acclaimed runs in Dublin and New York, Sebastian Barry's smash hit drama On Blueberry Hill is set to enjoy a West End transfer at London's Trafalgar Studios this spring. Current Laureate...

One Jewish Boy

Trafalgar Studios 2 Mar 10 - Apr 4, 2020

One Jewish Boy is a necessary if flawed play, exploring the impact of inherited and lived trauma with great wit and creative direction.

One Jewish Boy, Trafalgar Studios 2, Edinburgh

Playing at the Old Red Lion in December 2018 and January 2019 to much critical acclaim, Stephen Laughton's deeply moving hit enjoys a West End transfer to Trafalgar Square Studios this spring. Running...

Northern Ballet - Geisha

Sadlers Wells Theatre Apr 21 - 25, 2020

...a company going from strength to strength

Northern Ballet Geisha, Sadlers Wells Theatre, Edinburgh

After wowing audiences and critics alike with his production on Casanova, Choreographer in Residence for Northern Ballet Kenneth Tindall presents Geisha, another all-new original work. Based on an extraordinary...

Love, Love, Love

Lyric Theatre Mar 5 - Apr 4, 2020

...it's a scathing, occasionally sidesplitting and not precisely subtle indictment of the baby boomer generation and the havoc it has heedlessly wrought.

Love Love Love, Lyric Theatre, Edinburgh

Celebrated Irish theatre maker Rachel O' Riordan celebrates her inaugural season as the new artistic director of the Lyric Hammersmith with a groundbreaking series of thought-provoking and highly entertaining...

Honest Amy

Turbine Theatre Mar 24 - Apr 10, 2020

Booth-Steel's challenges include panic attacks, body-image issues and bad luck in love, each of which is raised, addressed, then dispatched in a ukulele ditty. They're pert and (as with her online dating number) briskly funny: she's entertaining company

Honest Amy, Turbine Theatre, Edinburgh

Fresh from wowing audiences at the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, writer/actor Amy Booth-Steek's whirlwind one-woman show Honest Amy enjoys a London run at the Battersea Power Station's Turbine Theatre...

Hamilton

Victoria Palace Theatre Open Run

"The Greatest Show on Earth", one paper declared the other day. C'mon! But seriously folks, there's going to be more where that came from, because - lock up your doubters: I have to report that it really is as good as we've been told

Hamilton, Victoria Palace Theatre, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

It's the musical that has bowled over Broadway, an all out smash-hit epic that traverses the life of one Alexander Hamilton, one of America's Founding Fathers, who took on the might of the British and...

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ZSL London Zoo

ZSL London Zoo Open Run

With so much to see and do, a visit to ZSL London Zoo is the perfect day out for people of all ages.

ZSL London Zoo, ZSL London Zoo, Edinburgh
5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating5 star rating

Whether you love animals cuddly, scary, creepy, slinky, big or small, old or very young, you are bound to be thrilled by at least one of the 750 species of animal at ZSL London Zoo. Nestled within Regent's...

London Dungeon

London Dungeon Open Run

A ghoulishly great time!

London Dungeon, London Dungeon, Edinburgh
4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating4 star rating

What's scarier than stepping into the London Dungeon? Knowing that all the horrors within are all based on real historical events! London's grisly past is brought to creeptastically realistic life by London...

Nick Offerman

London Palladium Apr 26, 2020

Come on down and hear the good news that will make you go jingle-jangle in your juice box

Nick Offerman, London Palladium, Edinburgh

Nick Offerman is a man of many talents - an actor, a comedian, and a passionate woodworker. Best known for his role as Ron Swanson in Parks and Recreation, Offerman became involved in Chicago's improv...

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4000 Miles

Old Vic Theatre Apr 6 - May 23, 2020

It was to finish something I started. Micah and I started something. I finished it. That's it. People want to make it really complicated but it's not

4000 Miles, Old Vic Theatre, Edinburgh

Matthew Warchus's starry 5th season as Artistic Director of the Old Vic continues apace as Oscar-nominated wunderkind Timothee Chalamet teams up with Dame Eileen Atkins for a major staging of this Pulitzer...

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Riverdance

New Wimbledon Theatre Apr 2 - 4, 2020

The sort of spectacle and experience that comes along once in a lifetime.

Riverdance, New Wimbledon Theatre, Edinburgh

Nearly 25 years after Riverdance first took the world's breath away, this dance phenomenon returns to the stage! With its explosive combination of traditional Irish music and dance, Michael Flatley's fine...

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Menopause The Musical 2

Richmond Theatre Apr 28, 2020

Don't miss the hilarious sequel to Menopause The Musical!

Menopause The Musical 2, Richmond Theatre, Edinburgh

The girls are back as they set sail on the high seas with Menopause The Musical 2! The hotly anticipated sequel to the ever-popular Menopause The Musical, we rejoin the four original characters five years...

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Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales

Leicester Square Theatre Apr 7 - 18, 2020

They're older, but are they wiser?

Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales, Leicester Square Theatre, Edinburgh

The devilishly delightful Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales are back with a brand new show for 2020! Following the sell-out success of 2019's The Ginger Snapped, the drag-tastic duo take things to a whole...

Disney on Ice Presents Magical Ice Festival

Wembley Arena Apr 2 - 5, 2020

Don't miss Disney on Ice's Magical Ice Festival!

Disney on Ice Presents Magical Ice Festival, Wembley Arena, Edinburgh

Disney on Ice presents a brand new ice skating event in 2020! Join some of your favourite Disney characters as they recreate their daring adventures live on the ice in Magical Ice Festival. Featuring a...

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The Crystal Maze Live Experience

The Crystal Maze Experience Until Apr 30, 2020

Exhilarating ride is worth every penny

The Crystal Maze Live Experience, The Crystal Maze Experience, Edinburgh

Grab your family, friends or work colleagues for this unique and totally wild event! Based on the hit TV show, challenge yourself and your team like never before as you battle it out to become the ultimate...

Sherlock Holmes

Venue To Be Confirmed Open Run

Our version of Sherlock Holmes will have all the elements that fans want and expect, but with new twists and turns and plenty of surprises.....

Sherlock Holmes, Venue To Be Confirmed, Edinburgh

Watson! The Game is afoot! The world's most famous sleuth is about to get a brand-new stage play adaptation on Broadway in 2017, then headed back over to the West End, at a venue yet to be confirmed....

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The Kite Runner

Churchill Theatre Apr 14 - 18, 2020

Giles Croft delivers a coup... an enthralling tale beautifully told

The Kite Runner, Churchill Theatre, Edinburgh

Back by popular demand, Khaled Hosseini's international best-seller-turned-British-theatre-classic is once again touring the UK in the spring of 2020. Critically acclaimed for its haunting portrayal of...

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Ripley's Believe It or Not

Ripley's Believe It Or Not London Open Run

There is much at Ripley's to enjoy and I suspect that children, especially, will love it.

Ripleys Believe It or Not, Ripleys Believe It Or Not London, Edinburgh

For fans of the weird, wonderful and downright bonkers, venture into Ripley's London where over 700 exhibits wait to be discovered. Here you can experience the dark and irregular sides of art, foreign...

William Hanson is special forces in the world of politeness.

Teacups And Tiaras William Hansons History of Etiquette, Richmond Theatre, Edinburgh

William Hanson, the self-proclaimed king of Etiquette and Politeness brings his life lessons to the Richmond Theatre in his brand new live show, Teacups And Tiaras - William Hanson's History of Etiquette....

Ellen Kent's Madama Butterfly

Richmond Theatre Apr 5, 2020

This is a Butterfly to cherish

Ellen Kents Madama Butterfly, Richmond Theatre, Edinburgh

Experience the bittersweet wonder of Puccini's beloved masterpiece once more in this glorious production from esteemed director Ellen Kent. Back on tour in 2020 due to popular demand, it's a mesmerising...

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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre Tour & Exhibition

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Tour Open Run

The capital at its very best

Shakespeares Globe Theatre Tour Exhibition, Shakespeares Globe Theatre Tour, Edinburgh

Get schooled in Shakespeare with The Globe Exhibition, London's ultimate guide to The Bard. Packed full of video, artifacts and practical reconstructions, it takes you back in time to the raucous streets...

Original London Sightseeing Tour

The Original London Visitor Centre Open Run

The best way to see London

Original London Sightseeing Tour, The Original London Visitor Centre, Edinburgh

London is one of the most tourist-friendly cities in the world, with every square mile of the capital absolutely packed with iconic buildings, new and old. And there's no better way to see it all than...

London Eye

London Eye Open Run

The most famous Ferris wheel in the world

London Eye, London Eye, Edinburgh

Since opening in March 2000 The London Eye (formerly The Millennium Wheel) has become an iconic landmark and a symbol of modern Britain. The London Eye is the UK's most popular paid-for visitor attraction,...

Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds Open Run

Experience the glittering world of fame for a day, and more!

Madame Tussauds, Madame Tussauds, Edinburgh

Get up close and personal with your favourite faces from the worlds of film, music, sport, history and more at the world-famous Madame Tussauds, one of London's premiere tourist attractions! Founded by...

John Gabriel Borkman

Bridge Theatre Until Apr 17, 2020

Ibsen's penultimate play is a magnificently spacious work of art. It can be seen as a ruthless self-portrait, a Marxist attack on capitalism, a Freudian study in twisted passion.

John Gabriel Borkman, Bridge Theatre, Edinburgh

The Bridge continues its 2020 season with the Father of Realism's penultimate masterpiece John Gabriel Borkman. Written in 1896, Ibsen's scorching exploration of rampant nineteenth century capitalism is...

Windsor Castle

Windsor Castle Open Run

An official royal residence for over 900 years

Windsor Castle, Windsor Castle, Edinburgh

The oldest inhabited castle in the world, Windsor Castle is an official royal residence of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Home to the British Royal family since the reign of Henry I, the castle, which...

View From The Shard

The Shard Open Run

The mangled, magnificent history and scale of the city is on full display.

View From The Shard, The Shard, Edinburgh

No matter where you are in London, there is one sight that you will always see, towering above the rest of the skyline majestically. We are of course talking about the Shard building at London Bridge,...

Anything Is Possible If You Think About It Hard Enough

Southwark Playhouse Apr 1 - 25, 2020

The silence around baby loss leaves people isolated and alone. We want this play to help raise awareness of this so the bereaved feel supported. It will help remove the stigma and silence that surrounds the issue by encouraging people to start talking ab

Anything Is Possible If You Think About It Hard Enough, Southwark Playhouse, Edinburgh

The Small Things Theatre Company and founder/resident up and coming English playwright Cordelia O'Neil present the deeply moving Anything Is Possible If You Think About It Hard Enough. Playing at the Southwark...

London Eye River Cruise

London Eye River Cruise Open Run

The live commentary is superb and everyone who takes this river cruise will learn something new about one of theattractions they pass.

London Eye River Cruise, London Eye River Cruise, Edinburgh

All aboard for this history and view-packed circular cruise which launches from just underneath the London Eye! In 40 minutes, you will be sweeping along the Thames taking in the sights and sounds of London...

SEA LIFE London Aquarium

London Aquarium Open Run

The SEALIFE London Aquarium underwent a 5 million pound refurbishment and transformed into Sea Life London Aquarium in 2009, and still continues to improve

SEA LIFE London Aquarium, London Aquarium, Edinburgh

Situated next to the London Eye at County Hall, this mega aquarium is the jewel in the crown of the 28 Sea Life Centres throughout the UK and Europe. You will be taken on a truly fascinating journey from...

Kew Gardens

Kew Royal Botanic Gardens Open Run

Explore the world's most famous garden!

Kew Gardens, Kew Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh

Founded in 1840 by Lord Capel John of Tewkesbury, Kew Gardens remains one of the capital's most popular and unique attractions. A vast expanse that covers some 300 acres, Kew comprises numerous greenhouses,...

Footloose

New Wimbledon Theatre Apr 24 - May 2, 2020

Filled with plenty of well-known tunes and a tendency not to take itself too seriously, this is the perfect way for audiences to lose their blues and kick off their Sunday shoes.

Footloose, New Wimbledon Theatre, Edinburgh

In 1984 smash-hit blockbuster Footloose introduced the world to Kevin Bacon, punch dancing and a whole lot of teen spirit. Over three decades later the enduring story is set to light up the regional theatre...

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Antigone: The Burial at Thebes

Lyric Hammersmith Apr 18 - May 16, 2020

Sophocles' play is one of the most enduring texts in the history of western literary, philosophical and political consciousness

Antigone The Burial at Thebes, Lyric Hammersmith, Edinburgh

Celebrated Irish theatre maker Rachel O' Riordan celebrates her inaugural season as the new artistic director of the Lyric Hammersmith with a groundbreaking series of thought-provoking and highly entertaining...

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